Category Archives: Cuisine

A Taste of Peru in LA | Interview with Picca’s Executive Chef and Owner, Ricardo Zarate

Chef Ricardo Zarate is a Lima native who learnt his trade in top London Japanese restaurant Zuma, before finding a home under the golden sun of Los Angeles – where he is currently taking the culinary scene by storm. We

A Taste of Peru in LA | Interview with Picca’s Executive Chef and Owner, Ricardo Zarate

Chef Ricardo Zarate is a Lima native who learnt his trade in top London Japanese restaurant Zuma, before finding a home under the golden sun of Los Angeles – where he is currently taking the culinary scene by storm. We

Madrid's Top Tapas Bars

Fish Throats and Baby Eels – A Guide to Madrid’s Top Tapas Bars (and what to eat when you get there) | Hg2 PICKS

When we at Hg2 think of Spain, the first thing that comes to mind is tapas. Jamón, chorizo, quesadillas, prawns, patatas bravas – we salivate at the mere thought of this Spanish institution. It’s interesting to think that once upon

Madrid's Top Tapas Bars

Fish Throats and Baby Eels – A Guide to Madrid’s Top Tapas Bars (and what to eat when you get there) | Hg2 PICKS

When we at Hg2 think of Spain, the first thing that comes to mind is tapas. Jamón, chorizo, quesadillas, prawns, patatas bravas – we salivate at the mere thought of this Spanish institution. It’s interesting to think that once upon

Shu Han at work

A Taste of the Fine City: Singapore Supperclub in London | Hg2 INSIDER

Here at Hg2, we’re looking forward to the Singapore Grand Prix on Sunday; an amazing nighttime street circuit F1 race, and that of course set us to thinking of yummy Singaporean food. So we got in touch with Shu Han

Shu Han at work

A Taste of the Fine City: Singapore Supperclub in London | Hg2 INSIDER

Here at Hg2, we’re looking forward to the Singapore Grand Prix on Sunday; an amazing nighttime street circuit F1 race, and that of course set us to thinking of yummy Singaporean food. So we got in touch with Shu Han

Fifteen Street Party

British Street Food Awards at Fifteen Street | Hg2 PREVIEW

As Hedonists will know, street food has been taking London and the UK by storm this year, with cookery vans popping up all over the place to satisfy in-the-know gourmands’ taste buds. Jamie Oliver’s Fifteen (at 15 Westland Place, N1

Fifteen Street Party

British Street Food Awards at Fifteen Street | Hg2 PREVIEW

As Hedonists will know, street food has been taking London and the UK by storm this year, with cookery vans popping up all over the place to satisfy in-the-know gourmands’ taste buds. Jamie Oliver’s Fifteen (at 15 Westland Place, N1

Brunch in the Bayou: New Orleans’ Best Weekend Brunches I Hg2 FEATURE

As one of North America’s more unique cities, New Orleans is celebrated for its rich cross-cultural, multilingual heritage. The birthplace of jazz, this Louisianan city is famed for its music, as well as its traditional Deep Southern cuisine and its annual

Brunch in the Bayou: New Orleans’ Best Weekend Brunches I Hg2 FEATURE

As one of North America’s more unique cities, New Orleans is celebrated for its rich cross-cultural, multilingual heritage. The birthplace of jazz, this Louisianan city is famed for its music, as well as its traditional Deep Southern cuisine and its annual

London Olympics Food Restaurants. Photo by Nic McPhee.

Olympic Food Tour of London | Hg2 PICKS

This summer, it’s not only at the Olympic stadium where representatives from almost every country can be found – London’s culinary landscape is coloured with tastings from all corners of the world. Searching for where to eat in London for

London Olympics Food Restaurants. Photo by Nic McPhee.

Olympic Food Tour of London | Hg2 PICKS

This summer, it’s not only at the Olympic stadium where representatives from almost every country can be found – London’s culinary landscape is coloured with tastings from all corners of the world. Searching for where to eat in London for

Dinner by Heston, meat fruit. Photo by Ewan M

Don’t miss Dinner: Heston Blumenthal’s latest serving

We can’t stop talking about the World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2012– there is just too much to get our teeth into! British chef Heston Blumenthal is famed for bringing his bonkers brand of avant-garde cuisine to Britain in the form

Dinner by Heston, meat fruit. Photo by Ewan M

Don’t miss Dinner: Heston Blumenthal’s latest serving

We can’t stop talking about the World’s 50 Best Restaurants 2012– there is just too much to get our teeth into! British chef Heston Blumenthal is famed for bringing his bonkers brand of avant-garde cuisine to Britain in the form